Elizabeth Bishop

(8 February 1911 – 6 October 1979 / Worcester, Massachusetts)

Elizabeth Bishop Poems

1. One Art 1/3/2003
2. I Am in Need of Music 1/3/2003
3. The Fish 1/3/2003
4. A Miracle for Breakfast 1/3/2003
5. Sestina 1/3/2003
6. In the Waiting Room 1/3/2003
7. Insomnia 1/3/2003
8. A Prodigal 1/3/2003
9. Anaphora 1/3/2003
10. Filling Station 1/3/2003
11. Florida 1/13/2003
12. Conversation 1/13/2003
13. At the Fishhouses 1/3/2003
14. First Death In Nova Scotia 1/3/2003
15. The Moose 1/3/2003
16. Chemin De Fer 1/13/2003
17. Argument 1/3/2003
18. A Summer’s Dream 4/7/2010
19. Exchanging Hats 1/13/2003
20. Arrival At Santos 1/13/2003

Argument

Days that cannot bring you near
or will not,
Distance trying to appear
something more obstinate,
argue argue argue with me
endlessly
neither proving you less wanted nor less dear.

Distance: Remember all that land

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